'''Immanuel Kant''' (;
[[http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/kant "Kant"]. ''Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary''.]
; 22 April 1724 – 12 February 1804) was a List of German-language philosophers|German philosopher
who is considered the central figure of modern philosophy
Kant argued that fundamental concepts of the human mind structure human experience, that reason
is the source of morality
, that aesthetics
arises from a faculty of disinterested judgment
, that space
are forms of our understanding, and that the world as it is thing-in-itself|"in-itself"
is unknowable. Kant took himself to have effected a Copernican revolution
, akin to Copernicus
' reversal of the geocentric model|age-old belief
that the sun
revolved around the earth
. His beliefs continue to have a major influence on contemporary philosophy,...